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Yamamoto, Hisaye

Overview
Works: 22 works in 61 publications in 4 languages and 3,395 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Short stories  Personal narratives  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Domestic fiction  Historical films  Biographical films  Records and correspondence  Drama 
Roles: Author
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Hisaye Yamamoto
Seventeen syllables and other stories by Hisaye Yamamoto( Book )

27 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 1,085 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nineteen stories spanning Hisaye Yamamoto's forty-year career cover themes including the cultural conflicts between the first generation, the Issei, and their children, the Nisei; coping with prejudice; and the World War II internment of Japanese Americans
Rabbit in the moon by Emiko Omori( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... a documentary/memoir about the lingering effects of the World War II internment of the Japanese American community ... Visually stunning and emotionally compelling ... examines issue[s] that ultimately created deep rifts within the community, reveals the racist subtext of the loyalty questionnaire and exposes the absurdity of the military draft within the camps. These testimonies are linked by the filmmakers' own experiences in the camps and placed in a larger historical context by the voice of the director ..."--Container
Seventeen syllables : 5 stories of Japanese American life by Hisaye Yamamoto( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diciassette sillabe by Hisaye Yamamoto( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in Italian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hisae yamamoto sakuhinshū : jūnanamoji hoka jūhachihen by Hisaye Yamamoto( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in Japanese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

StoryLines California( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The chauvinist and other stories by Toshio Mori( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asian American literature : a brief introduction and anthology by Shawn Wong( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hot summer winds( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1930's, a Japanese immigrant couple hires a Mexican laborer to work on their California farm, yet his presence affects their relationship and family life in unexpected ways
Charlie Chan is dead : an anthology of contemporary Asian American fiction by Jessica Hagedorn( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Stories by and about Asian Americans published from 1933 to the present
Dear Miss Yamamoto : the letters of Yvor Winters to Hisaye Yamamoto by Yvor Winters( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Seventeen syllables and other stories
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Asian American literature : a brief introduction and anthologyCharlie Chan is dead : an anthology of contemporary Asian American fictionReading the literatures of Asian America
Alternative Names
De Soto, Hisaye Y. 1921-

DeSoto, Hisaye Y. 1921-

DeSoto, Hisaye Yamamoto.

Hisaye Yamamoto.

Hisaye Yamamoto American writer

Hisaye Yamamoto Amerikaans korte verhalen schrijfster (1921-2011)

Hisaye Yamamoto écrivaine américaine

Hisaye Yamamoto escriptora estatunidenca

Hisaye Yamamoto escritora estadounidense

هسیه یاماموتو

ヤマモト, ヒサエ

山本, ヒサエ

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